Checking urine samples on your iPhone and other cool medical apps

There are tons of apps that have been developed for the iPhone including many biotech apps (such as the MIQE app from Bio-Rad Laboratories) and a myriad of medical apps. But can you imagine checking for STDs in a urine sample or blood sugar levels from diabetics using your iPhone?

In this TED Talk, physician-scientist Daniel Kraft offers a fast-paced look at the next few years of innovations in medicine, powered by new tools, tests and apps that bring diagnostic information right to the patient’s bedside.

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